Customer Privacy Statement
MNI takes your
privacy seriously. Please read the following to learn more about our
Information Collection and Use
- This policy covers how
MNI treats personal information that
MNI collects and receives, including
information related to your past use of MNI
products and services. Personal information is information about you
that is personally identifiable like your name, address, email
address, or phone number, and that is not otherwise publicly
- This policy does not apply to the
practices of companies that MNI does not own
or control, or to people that MNI does not
employ or manage.
Information Sharing and Disclosure
- MNI collects
personal information when you register with MNI, when you use MNI products or services,
when you visit MNI pages or the pages of
certain MNI partners, and when you enter
promotions or sweepstakes. MNI may combine
information about you that we have with information we obtain from
business partners or other companies.
- When you register we ask for
information such as your name, email address, address, zip code,
state, country, and phone. Once you register with
MNI and sign in to our services, you are not
anonymous to us.
- MNI collects
information about your transactions with us and with some of our
business partners, including information about your use of products
and services that we offer.
automatically receives and records information on our server logs
from your browser, including your IP address, MNI cookie information, and the page you request.
- MNI uses
information for the following general purposes: to customize the
advertising and content you see, fulfill your requests for products
and services, improve our services, contact you, conduct research,
and provide anonymous reporting for internal and external clients.
- MNI does not
rent, sell, or share personal information about you with other
people or nonaffiliated companies except to provide products or
services you've requested, when we have your permission, or under
the following circumstances:
- We provide the information to
trusted partners who work on behalf of or with MNI under confidentiality agreements. These companies may
use your personal information to help MNI
communicate with you about offers from MNI
and our marketing partners. However, these companies do not have
any independent right to share this information.
- We respond to subpoenas, court
orders, or legal process, or to establish or exercise our legal
rights or defend against legal claims;
- We believe it is necessary to
share information in order to investigate, prevent, or take
action regarding illegal activities, suspected fraud, situations
involving potential threats to the physical safety of any
or as otherwise required by law.
- We transfer information about
you if MNI is acquired by or merged with
another company. In this event, MNI will
notify you before information about you is transferred and
- MNI displays
targeted advertisements based on personal information. Advertisers
(including ad serving companies) may assume that people who interact
with, view, or click on targeted ads meet the targeting criteria -
for example, women ages 18-24 from a particular geographic area.
- MNI does
not provide any personal information to the advertiser when you
interact with or view a targeted ad. However, by interacting
with or viewing an ad you are consenting to the possibility that
the advertiser will make the assumption that you meet the
targeting criteria used to display the ad.
advertisers include financial service providers (such as banks,
insurance agents, stock brokers and mortgage lenders) and
non-financial companies (such as stores, airlines, and software
- MNI does
reserve the right at our discretion only to publicly list companies
that are subscribers to our service in the form of company name and
Your Ability to Edit and Delete Your
Account Information and Preferences
- MNI may set
and access MNI cookies on your computer.
- MNI lets other
companies that show advertisements on some of our pages set and
access their cookies on your computer. Other companies' use of their
cookies is subject to their own privacy policies, not this one.
Advertisers or other companies do not have access to MNI's cookies.
- MNI may use
web beacons to access MNI cookies inside and
outside our network of web sites and in connection with
MNI products and services.
Confidentiality and Security
- You can edit your MNI Account Information, including your marketing
preferences, at any time.
- New categories of marketing
communications may be added to the Marketing Preferences page from
time to time. Users who visit this page can opt out of receiving
future marketing communications from these new categories or they
can unsubscribe by following instructions contained in the messages
- We reserve the right to send you
certain communications relating to the MNI
service, such as service announcements, administrative messages and
the MNI Newsletter, that are considered part
of your MNI account, without offering you the
opportunity to opt-out of receiving them.
- We limit access to personal
information about you to employees who we believe reasonably need to
come into contact with that information to provide products or
services to you or in order to do their jobs.
- We have physical, electronic, and
procedural safeguards that comply with federal regulations to
protect personal information about you.
- Your MNI
Account Information is password-protected.
- In certain areas MNI uses industry-standard SSL-encryption to protect data
- Obtaining MNI
subscriber information by electronic or other means is strictly
prohibited. Usage of such private information, including email,
phone, address or other contact information is strictly prohibited
and violators will be prosecuted to the fullest extent of the law.
Questions and Suggestions
- MNI may update
this policy. We will notify you about significant changes in the way
we treat personal information by sending a notice to the primary
email address specified in your MNI account or
by placing a prominent notice on our site.
- If you have questions or
suggestions, please email